Dr. Henry Louis Gates is returning to television with a new series! Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise looks at the last five decades of African American history since the major civil rights victories and explores the tremendous gains and persistent challenges over the years
He talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about Decision 2016 and what to expect from the PBS production.
“It’s really about the second reconstruction, the period between 1965 and 2015 with the reelection of our first black President.”
Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise premiers Tuesday, November 15 & 22, 2016 at 8 pm ET on PBS.
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